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2019 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes

Prize to a USA K-12 School for Science
Lab Improvements and STEM Resources

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education

Deadline Date:

04/27/19 5:00 PM ET


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Prize of $10,000 to a USA K-12 Title 1 school to enhance the quality of STEM education. The prize money will be used for a science lab makeover, or for the purchase of STEM-related supplies, technology, and equipment. Teachers are invited to enter their school in the sweepstakes during the open period.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 183403

Number of Grants:

One Title 1 school will be selected as the Grand Prize Winner.

Estimated Size of Grant:

The Grand Prize will consist of a $10,000 Siemens Possibility Grant, awarded in the form of a check made payable to the winning school and intended to be used by the school for a science lab makeover and/or STEM-related equipment, supplies, or technology.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Possibility Grant Sweepstakes is a trade sweepstakes offered only in the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia and open only to legal U.S. residents who are 18 years of age and older and who are employed, during the Term of the Sweepstakes and when prize is awarded, as a full-time or part-time teacher who provides direct instruction to students in any grade from Kindergarten through Grade 12, at a public, private or parochial school located in the U.S. which has a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt designation (or equivalent, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) and is organized and primarily operated for educational purposes.

Employees of Discovery Communications, LLC, its promotional partners, their direct and indirect respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, Promotion Mechanics, Inc., and the immediate family members (spouses and parents, children and siblings and their spouses, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such individuals are not eligible. Further, any school which has received a $10,000 Siemens Possibility Grant prize in the past is not eligible to claim a prize in this Sweepstakes.

Pre-Application Information:

Eligible educators from Title 1 schools may enter the Sweepstakes once per day for the full duration of the open period: December 13, 2018 – April 27, 2019 at 5:00 PM ET.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Enter the Sweepstakes:

Discovery Education
One Discovery Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Toll-free Phone: 1-800-323-9084
Fax: 1-855-495-6542
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